This program provides support for Bar members who are coping with the challenge of illness and the impact it has on their personal and professional lives, pairing these attorneys with a lawyer who has experienced a similar challenge.

If you have been affected by the challenge of illness, or if you are willing to volunteer to help others new to the challenge and share your experience and support, contact Beth Padgett, Assistant Director of Lawyers Helping Lawyers, at (803) 576-3801 or bpadgett@scbar.org. Members willing to become a part of this network are assured of confidentially.


Committee Chair:
R. Michael Ethridge
methridge@ethridgelawgroup.com

Staff Contact:
Beth Padgett
(803) 799-6653, ext. 140
​bpadgett@scbar.org